INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Pacers announced Thursday their seven-game NBA preseason schedule, with three games set for Bankers Life Fieldhouse and a return trip to Fort Wayne.
The Pacers will open the preseason in the Fieldhouse when they face the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. They also will host Orlando (Friday, Oct. 9, 7 p.m.) and Detroit (Tuesday, Oct. 13, 7 p.m.).
The Pacers will return to Fort Wayne for the first time since 2008 when they meet the Charlotte Hornets, Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. That game will be played in the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
The Pacers will play three road games: at Detroit Tuesday, Oct. 6, (7:30 p.m.); at Cleveland, Thursday, Oct. 15 (7 p.m.); and at Chicago, Tuesday, Oct. 20 (8 p.m.).
The Pacers will conduct Media Day on Monday, Sept. 28, and open training camp on Sept. 29. The NBA regular season schedule begins Oct. 28 when the Pacers visit Toronto. Indiana’s home opener is the next night against Memphis.
On-sale information for preseason games will be announced at a later date, but fans can get information on all regular season ticket packages by going to Pacers.com/tickets or by calling (317) 917-2827 to speak to a ticket sales representative. Single game ticket sales information for all games will be announced at a later date.
The entire Pacers preseason schedule:
Saturday, Oct. 3, vs. New Orleans, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct.6, vs. Detroit, at Palace of Auburn Hills, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 9, vs. Orlando, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 13, vs. Detroit, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 15, vs. Cleveland, at Quicken Loans Arena, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 20, vs. Chicago, at United Center, 8 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 22, vs. Charlotte, at Fort Wayne, Indiana 7 p.m.
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